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Christine Quinn Is Back & She Wants You to Vote for Women's Equality Party

4 hours agoLGBT / Gay :

After a disappointing defeat, the New York politician is back with a new cause to fight for: She wants you to vote for the Women's Equality Party read more

Freedom to Marry's Alabama Ad Perfectly Illustrates Why We Need Nationwide Marriage Equality: WATCH

4 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

As same-sex couples in states across the nation celebrate new marriage equality victories, it's important to remember there remains a large segment of our LGBT community still living in states where the safety and security of marriage is not an...

Jane Anderson on “Olive Kitteridge” and the continued relevance of “If These Walls Could Talk 2?

4 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

The out writer/director talks with us about her new HBO mini-series and an upcoming lesbian-themed project. The post Jane Anderson on “Olive Kitteridge” and the continued relevance of “If These Walls Could Talk 2? appeared first on

Things I Read That I Love #151: I Ate The Dirt Along With The Fruit

4 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

Topics include American bathrooms, Wikipedia, poverty, Ferguson, cities without cars, Public Relations, local food, reality TV shows about auctions and more!

RUSSIA: Anti-Gay Lawmaker Calls From Banning Apple CEO Tim Cook "For Life"

4 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"What could he bring us? The ebola virus, AIDS, gonorrhea? They all have unseemly ties over there. Ban him for life." - St. Petersburg lawmaker Vitaly Milonov, calling for Russia to ban Apple CEO Tim Cook from ever visiting. Milonov,...Show More Summary

LGBT Business Group Lauds Tim Cook

4 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via press release from Out Leadership: Out Leadership, a strategic advisory firm dedicated to cultivating LGBT and ally senior leaders to create global business opportunity and drive equality forward, congratulates Apple CEO Tim Cook on the occasion of his coming out publicly. Show More Summary

Ellen Goes Straight For Halloween

4 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"I like Halloween because it’s the one time of year you can dress up however you want, and pretend you’re someone you’d never be in real life. For me, that’s married to a man."(Via Towleroad)

Today In Gay History: Hal Holbrook & Martin Sheen loving partners in That Certain Summer

4 hours agoLGBT / Gay :

Hal Holbrook & Martin Sheen are loving partners in this television-movie first read more

Out Country Singer Chely Wright Scores Kickstarter Fundraiser Record for New Album- VIDEO

4 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Out country singer-songwriter Chely Wright has broken Kickstarter records in funding her new album

Ólafur Arnalds’s Guide to Pizza in Reykjavík

4 hours agoLGBT / Gay :

For his latest album, For Now I Am Winter, the Icelandic musician worked with hotshot composer Nico Muhly to create sweeping neoclassical arrangements that have won fans worldwide. read more

Professional Strongman Champion Rob Kearney Comes Out: VIDEO

5 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Rob Kearney is one tough dude. In addition to being ranked the 2nd strongest middleweight champ in the world, Kearney also recently became the first openly gay man to be actively competing in a professional level international strongman competition. Kearney...

Going Backwards in Time: Access to Abortion At Risk In 3 States

Sometimes, it is fun to pretend to go back in time. I mean, it’s precisely the reason I love visiting Renaissance festivals, hiking away from the city, and cooking from old school recipe cards written in mostly faded, somewhat indiscernible short-hand. As entertaining as those hobbies are, I know it’s just pretend—I know I’m not actually traveling […]

FRIDAY OPEN THREAD: I Am Milking Every G.D. Second of Halloween

5 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

Welcome to the Friday Open Thread, where we process our weekly feelings together in the comments until they come out as rainbow apple cider. This Friday is a special Friday, of course, BECAUSE IT IS HALLOWEEN OH GOD SO EXCITING HALLOWEEN HALLOWEEN HALLOWEEN.

Jon Cryer Knows That You Think He’s Gay But Wonders Why No Guys Hit On Him

5 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Well, cry us a river, Jon Cryer. In a video interview with the Huffington Post the Two and a Half Men actor acknowledges that everyone identifies him as gay, but he adds that he’s not, and by the way why don’t more gay men hit on him? The co-star of your straight brother’s third-favorite sitcom added he has an “encyclopedic knowledge […]

Things We Love About Icelandair

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The country that won our hearts this year may also have the hottest—and quirkiest—airline around. read more

Your Grindr Profile Could End Up In This Artist’s Portfolio (Or Maybe Already Has!)

5 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Australian artist Adam Seymour has cruised a hell of a lot of Grindr profiles, but when he taps “load more guys,” it’s more for inspiration than recreation. He turns interesting profiles he comes across into watercolor paintings. It’s his way of exploring the private/public dynamic of broadcasting sexual desires across social media. He told Buzzfeed: “We […]

Gay Texas Teen Attacked After Being Lured by 'Friends' to Public Park: VIDEO

5 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Dylan Beard, a gay Houston teen, was ambushed and beaten in a planned hate crime by his peers, KHOU reports: Dylan Beard says he lost his sense of security. His friends told him to meet him at Jenkins Park in...

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